Local activities
  • Alaska Zoo
    Promotes the conservation of the Arctic, sub-Arctic and like climate species through education, research and community enrichment
  • Campbell Creek Science Center
    An outdoor science education center that encourages interest and participation in the balanced management of natural resources
  • STARBASE Alaska
    Raises the interest and improves the knowledge and skills of at-risk youth in science, technology, engineering and math
  • UAA - planetarium shows
    An immersive, full-dome experience


Student contests


Online resources
  • Boston Museum of Science
    The Engineering is Elementary project fosters engineering and technological literacy among children
  • Change the Equation
    Improving STEM education for every child
    Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
  • Connect a Million Minds
    A program designed to inspire students to pursue learning opportunities and careers in science, technology, engineering and math.
  • Khan Academy
    A library of videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance and history.
  • Project Noah
    Document nature with your mobile phone and assist scientists with ongoing research.
  • Real World Design Challenge
    An annual competition that provides high school students the opportunity to work on real world engineering challenges in a team environment.
  • SEED
    Lots of STEM topics available in different languages
    Student photos, and videos for Science, Math, Engineering, Technology
  • STEM Career
    Resources for students, counselors, educators and parents
  • The Futures Channel
    STEM Movies and Activities
  • Top STEM Careers
    For students, counselors, educators and parents seeking and promoting STEM careers
  • USGS
    United States Geological Survey educator resources

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